You Paid For It: Changes Coming To Collinsville Area Recreation District

You Paid For It
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Data pix.

COLLINSVILLE, IL. (KTVI) - Big changes in the Collinsville Area Recreation District. The You  Paid For It Team has been shining a spotlight on it for more than a year over a spending decision that cost taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars.

The Old President of the District is gone. The new President is zeroing right in on the pay of the Executive Director, saying he makes way too much money.  Other issues that we've targeted, are on the new Presidents list of concerns, is a $400,000 Land Deal, a theater renovation that will cost millions of dollars the park district doesn't have.

They've already sunk more than a million into it and are now hoping to pull the plug.

FOX 2 Newsletters

Sign up for a newsletter from FOX 2 to get updates about news and weather. We offer daily headlines, breaking news, severe weather, and forecast emails.

Contact You Paid For It


Do you have a news tip for Elliott Davis? His "You Paid For It Series" on government waste has made him a champion of the underdog in St. Louis. Email our investigative unit here.

Popular

Latest News

More News